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sweet-talk

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsweet-talkˈsweet-talk verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 informalPERSUADE to persuade someone to do something by talking to them nicely and making them feel goodsweet-talk somebody into doing something 🔊 I managed to sweet-talk her into driving me home. —sweet talk noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
sweet-talk• She sweet-talked him into lending her the money.• You can sweet-talk me all night long, but I'm not going home with you!• Don't try to sweet-talk me.
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Verb table
sweet-talk
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysweet-talk
he, she, itsweet-talks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysweet-talked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sweet-talked
he, she, ithas sweet-talked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sweet-talked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sweet-talk
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sweet-talked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam sweet-talking
he, she, itis sweet-talking
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you, we, theyare sweet-talking
Past
I, he, she, itwas sweet-talking
you, we, theywere sweet-talking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been sweet-talking
he, she, ithas been sweet-talking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been sweet-talking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be sweet-talking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been sweet-talking
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